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Watch: Best Tries From The 2013 British And Irish Lions Tour

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 22: Alex Cuthbert of the Lions (R) celebrates with team mate Brian O'Driscoll after scoring a try during the First Test match between the Australian Wallabies and the British & Irish Lions at Suncorp Stadium on June 22, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

With the excitement building for many British and Irish rugby fans, as the Lions tour edges ever closer, we whet your appetites a little by looking back at the best tries scored during the previous tour down under in 2013. With world-class players like Brian O’Driscoll, Israel Folau and Shane Williams on show, the 2013 Lions tour produced some fantastic …

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Watch: Martin Johnson and Gavin Hastings Agree Nobody Comes Close To Maro Itoje As Lions Second-Row

Speculation over the British and Irish Lions squad continues and ahead of Warren Gatland’s official announcement in less than a weeks time, Lions legends Martin Johnson and Gavin Hastings have been discussing the highly competitive second row. The recently concluded Six Nations championship showcased the ridiculous strength and depth of talent in the second row of the four home nations, …

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Former Scotland Captain Kelly Brown Announces Retirement

BARNET, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Saracens' Kelly Brown looks to break through the Leicester defensive line during the Anglo-Welsh Cup Semi Final between Saracens and Leicester Tigers at Allianz Park on March 11, 2017 in Barnet, England. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Former Scotland captain and Saracens veteran Kelly Brown has announced he will retire from rugby at the end of the season. The 34-year-old took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to break the news. He penned a heartfelt tribute to all those who helped him during his career and revealed he’ll take up a role in the Saracens academy next season. …

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The Power XV: Picking The Strongest Team In World Rugby

CARDIFF, WALES - MARCH 10: CJ Stander of Ireland holds off Scott Williams of Wales during the Six Nations match between Wales and Ireland at the Principality Stadium on March 10, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Who’s the strongest of them all? Having assembled a Speed XV and a Flair XV, we wonder if a Power XV would trample over both these teams. In a world of blockbusting, gym-honed gladiators, who would make the most physically powerful XV in their respective positions? And which XV out of the three sides would come out on top overall? …

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